Latvia is the central country of the Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania).
Visit Latvia- it is a small country on the Baltic Sea with the ancient history and traditions. There are many interesting tourist sights which will attract everyone.
The capital of Latvia is Riga. Holiday in Riga offers rich history, culture and diverse entertainments.
This variety and richness of styles has been recognised by experts of the United Nations Organization and in 1997 the Central part of Riga was included into the UNESCO World Heritage List as:
1) one of the world largest and best preserved assemblages of the Art Nouveau buildings,
2) a city with architecture that reflects various periods of city history from 1201 to the present day,
3) a city with a unique collection of wooden architecture in the central city area.
More and more tourists visit Latvia every year- Latvia's diverse historical, cultural and natural treasures are just beginning to be discovered and explored by tourists from around the world. Riga's historic Old Town, spectacular architecture and bustling night life are just part of what vacation in Latvia offers. Outside of Riga, there are many unspoiled beaches, vast forests and picturesque villages that offer a variety of sites and sounds.
If you want to enjoy nature - there is not only the serene lf of Riga and the open Baltic Sea, but also nature parks, fast rivers and lakes with the beautiful forests on the shores. Those who are interested in history will be fascinated by the medieval castles and culture of the ancient Latvians. If you are interested in entertainment and gaining new knowledge and information you are welcome to visit Latvian capital city and Old Riga, where you will find not only fabulous architectural monuments but also various night clubs and pubs. There are many beautiful churches in Latvia - both ancient and modern. There is a wide range of health rehabilitation and active recreation possibilities. There is the possibility to enjoy the traditional Latvian celebrations, different cultural events and entertaining programs during your vacation in Latvia throughout the year.
Latvia’s diverse cultural heritage comprises not only archeological evidences and sacral edifices constructed at different historical periods, military and historic monuments, but also numerous masterpieces created by painters, musicians, writers and scientists.
Against the background of the European cultural heritage Latvia stands out with its farmsteads, esthetically attractive countryside and historical coastal landscapes, plethora of trees in the cities and in the countryside, as well as it abounds in Romanticism, Jugend style and prewar Modernism style buildings. Furthermore, in comparison to the economically developed European countries, the initial substance role of architectural objects in Latvia is greater. Origins of the peculiar Latvian architectural character can be traced in the diverse ancient culture and heritage.
Visit Latvia! It is the country where you can enjoy your vacation - come with the tourist group or have a nice time together with your family. You can have a variety of choices from taking a number of exciting tours to spending several weeks in the guesthouse near the river or lake, far from the hustle and bustle of the city.
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